Unable to Finish School for Becoming Christian, Young Man in Uganda Faces Bleak Future

Originally posted on VOICE OF THE PERSECUTED:
(Morning Star News) – Asuman Kaire is missing his last year in high school in eastern Uganda for having become a Christian two years ago. Homeless and without money to pay school fees since his Muslim stepfather disowned him earlier this year in Lelya-A village, Kabweri County in…

British Court Upholds Right of Christians to Freely Express Their Faith – Felix Ngole

Originally posted on VOICE OF THE PERSECUTED:
Wikimedia Commons After four years, a Christian student won his appeal in a UK appeals court after he was expelled from college for expressing his faith on sexual ethics in a debate on social media, according to CBN News. Felix Ngole was dismissed from the University of Sheffield…

17 Christians Communities wiped out by Boko Haram in Nigeria

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Voice of the Persecuted (VOP) By our Nigerian Correspondent — Boko Haram has been carrying out vicious attacks against Christians communities mainly in the southern part of Borno State and northern Adamawa State. Christians constitute 85% of the population in these areas. Scores of victims and eyes witnesses…

URGENT: PRAY FOR BIBLE TRANSLATORS UNDER ATTACK

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Special Report: Translators persecuted for translating the gospel By Nena Podbury for American Bible Society—This week, we received heartbreaking news about an attack against Bible translators and we’re urging everyone to pray. American Bible Society has been supporting a network of churches that are working on 25 Bible…

Martyr in Myanmar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kidnapped Pastor Killed in Myanmar’s Rakhine State Pastor Is Survived by Wife and Three Young Children 02/05/2019 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on February 1, Pastor Tun Nu, who was kidnapped at gunpoint in Myanmar’s Rakhine state on January 19, has died. According to Gospel for Asia (GFA), the […]

Pakistani Christian aquitted of Blasphemy charges

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Attorney Aneeqa Maria, chief of The Voice Society, who pled the case of Pervaiz Masih released facts about his freedom from blasphemy charges in a statement shared with Pakistan Christian Post. Pakistani Christian Pervaiz Masih, of Garhewala District Kasur, was accused of blasphemy on September 1st 2015. After…

Christian Family, Church Devastated by Killing of Church Elder in Nigeria

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(Morning Star News) – Ladi Yakubu does not know how her family will eat after Muslim Fulani herdsmen destroyed crops on their farm in Kaduna state, Nigeria on Nov. 26 and shot and killed her husband. “My husband is no more alive, and so the burden to feed…

Gov. official: ‘Asia Bibi’s name can’t be placed on ECL’ moved for safety

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Asia Bibi was the first woman to be sentenced to death under Pakistan’s blasphemy laws and her case is one of the most controversial globally. After Pakistan’s Supreme Court acquitted Asia Bibi on Oct 30, mass protests led by the Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) halted life in four major…

Why Religious Freedom? Why Freedom of Conscience or Belief?

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“The defining question of the 21st century centers on the idea of religious freedom, the cornerstone of all human rights.” The first is a short yet compelling video provides a narrative introduction to the importance of religious freedom worldwide. Also, watch former UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion…